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VICE Motherboard on the business of funding open source development

Daniel Oberhaus at VICE Motherboard published an extensive essay last week delving into the history and future of open source development. It’s a ...
Donald Fischer
by Donald Fischer
on February 19, 2019

What concerns developers about open source? Our latest survey results, part 2

By Chris Grams on February 14, 2019
The professional open source survey results we published last year highlighted the impressive reach of open source usage among professional ...

Come see us at Frontend Love / Vue Amsterdam this week!

By Brenna Heaps on February 12, 2019
This week we're sponsoring two big events: Frontend Developer Love and Vue Amsterdam, from February 12-15. We’ll be hanging out at our booth all ...

Tidelift values, inside and out

By Luis Villa on February 7, 2019
Early last year we worked together to brainstorm and define our Tidelift values. There was some risk that it was too early, but we wanted to ...

How to start earning money for your open source project with Tidelift

By Keenan Szulik on February 5, 2019
Our primary goal at Tidelift is to make open source work better for users and creators alike. How do we plan on doing that? One key way is ensuring ...

Luis Villa on what you need to know about open source licenses

By Amy Hays on January 31, 2019
We’re lucky to have an open source licensing guru here at Tidelift, co-founder Luis Villa. Luis recently had the opportunity to join Tobias Macey on ...

What are the top 3 reasons developers use open source? Our latest survey results, part 1

By Chris Grams on January 29, 2019
The professional open source survey results we published last year highlighted the impressive reach of open source usage among professional ...

It's time to take dependencies seriously

By Havoc Pennington on January 25, 2019
Please read this post from Russ Cox on Google's Go team, about software dependencies.

Our latest Libraries data release has arrived

By Jeremy Katz on January 24, 2019
As part of our ongoing work on Libraries.io, we are glad to announce the availability of an updated data set. The new data set captures the state of ...

Browserify is now part of the Tidelift Subscription

By Brenna Heaps on January 22, 2019
Browserify lets you require('modules') in the browser by bundling up all of your dependencies and has seen huge growth and adoption by almost every ...